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The sassafras is a medium, to large-sized tree, growing upwards of 59 feet tall and 60 inches in diameter. Native to the eastern seaboard and parts of Asia, it is known for producing vibrantly colored flowers and budding small cerulean colored fruit, the sassafras tree stands hardy throughout the fall and winter seasons, and blooms beautifully during the spring and summer. Producing a sweet, citrus smell, this fragrant tree is a wonderful addition to anyone's landscaping project or backyard oasis. The sassafras tree is highly revered in Native American and Asian cultures, and has been utilized for making herbal teas, medicinal oils, and fragrant perfumes.